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BMW CCA - Genesee Valley Chapter

Wednesday, Aug 16 — Thursday, Aug 17, 2017
Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, NY

Registration closed August 11, 2017 11:59 PM on August 11, 2017 11:59 PM EDT Registration ends August 11, 2017 11:59 PM on August 11, 2017 11:59 PM EDT Registration opens January 1, 2017 12:00 AM on January 1, 2017 12:00 AM EST Registration runs from January 1, 2017 12:00 AM to August 11, 2017 11:59 PM







Advanced HPDE at the Glen 

hosted by GVC and Niagara Region PCA

This event is open to advanced track drivers ONLY, and provides a great opportunity to develop your high performance driving skills. There is a unique DE format that includes two run groups, faster and slower, self-assigned according to your preferred pace and comfort level. Regardless of run group, all drivers have the option to drive in either group at any time the track is "green" as long as respect is paid to the group's "culture". Each driver will enjoy LOTS of track time! This event is limited to 75 cars, so early registration is highly encouraged.

All standard BMW and PCA safety protocols and passing rules will be in effect.

Due to the nature of this event, and in the interests of keeping traffic reasonable, the number of drivers accepted will be limited. To be confirmed for this event, you must satisfy all the following criteria:

  • You must be a member of either BMW CCA or PCA.  Priority for filling slots off any waitlist will be given to GVC and Niagara Region members.

  • Be an advanced or Intermediate driver that has been soloed.  This includes:

    • BMW CCA: Group S (Solo; A-Solo; ISG), A and upper-level B drivers (SLIP L3 or higher).

    • PCA:  Black and White run group drivers.

    • GVC or NRPCA driving instructors in good standing.

    • Professional racers with valid competition licenses.

Please be sure your driving history in your motorsportreg logbook is up to date.

Instructors will be available for consultation and in-car coaching on an individual basis. You will not be assigned a personal instructor.  Only experienced, soloed drivers and Instructors are eligible to participate in this event.

If you are unsure whether you qualify, please contact Rich DeAsis (NRPCA) or Bill O'Neill (GVC).

Guests of participants are welcome to attend and enjoy the sights and sounds of WGI, but must have their names added to the Guest list to gain admittance to the track if arriving separately.  All guests must sign the GVC waiver on arrival.

Registration options and fees:

Two-day event:  $550 (max. 75 drivers)

Garage rental: $60 half-bay for both days (2 cars per bay max.; 66 bays available)

One-day event (Wed or Thurs):  $330 (max. 10 one-day drivers per day; no garage option)

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BMW CCA - Genesee Valley Chapter

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Watkins Glen International
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